Category Archives: Design

The Light Up Hat Concept Genesis

The Creative Process Creativity is a process that is equal parts skill, science, and luck.   We started by studying an acrylic exit sign — like the one below.   Acrylic exit signs glow because of total infinite internal reflection. We could geek out here, but in short, the photos only exit the acrylic shape […]

How Lumafi Started


Lumafi is a San Diego-based wearable technology company. Translation: We make awesome light-up hats! The Story of Phuoc and Matt Once upon a time, two tech geeks were working at Fyfe Company. They become besties while hiking Southern California trails discussing their goals and dreams. Suddenly, they realizing that both loved working with LEDs! So […]